come down in favor of

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variants: or come down on the side of

Definition of come down in favor of

: to decide or say in an official or public way that one supports (someone or something) The committee came down in favor of the proposal.

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“Come down in favor of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20down%20in%20favor%20of. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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